When you need a jump start

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Every once in awhile everyone experiences a creative block. Whether it lasts a few minutes or a few days or even longer, it happens to anyone who is creating - painter, sculptor, musician, poet and writer. What I do when that happens, is I put aside my project and play …

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Cogito, Ergo Sum

"Are all those...me?" I asked. Watching myself ripple out across time, and staring at the vast numbers of me in the sky. Yes. Came the answer. And then as an afterthought, or perhaps an addendum. And everyone else, as well. "But" my voice quaked and shook, "that means we are all one?" "What about who …

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Learning to live with ‘different’

Too many thoughts are swirling and bouncing around, vying for my attention, pronouns and identities, and orientations seem natural to me, call someone what they ask to be called. I was always 'different', had people in positions of authority over me who told me my name should be Natalie not Natalia, and punished me for …

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Sometimes Failure is the BEST Option

Not everyone comes out of the chute with their life's goal firmly in mind, and a wonderful plan to get to it, in place. What a surprise! Sometimes, the only way to know what you want to do with your life is to experiment. And experimentation can often lead to failure. And that's okay! For …

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